Located 30 km northeast of Bukhara Chashma-Ayub Mausoleum is referred to as the "Spring of Ayyub" which is also its name meaning. Named after the Biblical prophet Job (Ayyub, to Muslims) who is a legendary figure popular in central Asia the spring holds religious significance and a visit to the place on your Bukhara Tours is a great choice for exploring the beauty of the mausoleum.
The acknowledgment of pure wells and springs to the Prophet is related to the legends that God allowed him to call forth a comforting balm by beating the ground with his foot, unearthing a stream of pure, clean water to cure his distressing skin problem. On your Uzbekistan Tours, you can visit this place of peculiar history and stunning views.
The religious building of Chashma-Ayub Mausoleum consists of the mausoleum and a holy spring. Built by the order of Karakhanid rulers in the 12th century the mausoleum includes a museum of Water on this date. Having been rebuilt several times the mausoleum was completed during the Tamerlane’s reign. The Chashma-Ayub Mausoleum in Bukhara you will find four rooms, situated on the East-West axis where each room has a dome structure at the top. The first building to be built was the western room which was built as a funereal tower. This is on the best Bukhara Sights to visit on your tour.
Architecture And Design Of Chashma-Ayub Mausoleum
Chashma-Ayub Mausoleum which was built during the Timur era has many attributes a Khwarazm-style conical dome which is rare in Bukhara. The Chashma-Ayub - The Spring of Holy Ayub is in the middle of a small, ancient graveyard. The conserved parts symbolize a blend of a pleasant entry doorway, and adjacent to it are the remnants of the western curtain wall. The traditional layout of the building consists of two pylons, structuring the niche partly covered by the semi vault. The beauty of this building is as intriguing as its history and you will witness it closely on your Uzbekistan Tours.
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